[foaf-protocols] new WebID Charter draft

Henry Story henry.story at bblfish.net
Thu Dec 16 00:13:47 CET 2010


On 16 Dec 2010, at 00:11, peter williams wrote:

> to describe and develop the relations between WebID and OpenID, OAuth and
> SAML bringing to bear the work that has already been done in this space by
> various universities
> 
> 
> Remove "by various universities". There is no reason for this restriction
> (or is there?)

Well the only work that I know combining WebID and SAML or SOAP have been
done at universities: Manchester and Southampton in the UK. There may be others.


> 
> Of all the designer folks Ive ever met doing openid of SAML, about 3 have
> anything to do with university research programs (e.g. Shib in Internet2
> land). The rest are in startups, industrial R&D labs, or firms that do
> nothing else apart from design websso products....

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